Hyper-V® 2012 vs. vSphere™ 5.1: Understanding the Differences



For years, there has been a feature battle between VMware vSphere® and Microsoft Hyper-V®. Historically, vSphere has won the feature battle, however with Hyper-V 2012 Microsoft has significantly closed the gap. Find out exactly how vSphere 5.1 and Hyper-V 2012 compare in this round of the hypervisor battle. In this paper, we will provide a comparison of the architectures and key features of both products.